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The magic of M.C. Escher

Author: M C Escher; J L Locher; Marjolijn De Jager
Publisher: New York : Harry N. Abrams, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses the perspective artist's life and works and offers prints of some of his best-known pieces, unpublished drawings, the artist's own commentary, and additional observations.
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Escher, M.C. (Maurits Cornelis), 1898-1972.
Magic of M.C. Escher.
New York : Harry N. Abrams, 2000
(OCoLC)606394663
Online version:
Escher, M.C. (Maurits Cornelis), 1898-1972.
Magic of M.C. Escher.
New York : Harry N. Abrams, 2000
(OCoLC)608679853
Named Person: M C Escher; M C Escher; M C Escher; M C Escher; M C Escher
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M C Escher; J L Locher; Marjolijn De Jager
ISBN: 0810967200 9780810967205 0500512892 9780500512890
OCLC Number: 43977873
Notes: "Joost Effers Books."
Awards: School Library Journal Best Adult Books for YA (2001).
Description: 196, [1] pages (some folded) : illustrations (some color) ; 32 cm
Responsibility: with an introduction by J.L. Locher ; designed by Erik Thé ; [translated from the Dutch by Marjolijn de Jager].

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A study of MC Escher, a great maverick who memorably linked the world of imagemaking with geometry and paradox. It arranges Escher's works, from the great master prints to numerous drawings, to form  Read more...

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